5% of all proceeds from the sales of revisioned furniture go to benefit Woodlands Garden of Decatur.
Much of this old wood still remains in the form it took after it first came down. The furniture that I make is from the lumber that I have re-claimed over the 35 years I have spent doing residential restorations and renovations. I mill my table tops and pedestal legs from floor joists and roof rafters. The red and white oak, redwood and heart pine has a deeper color and...
Up until the beginning of the last century the United States was a country blanketed by forests. On the coast, in the South, and along the Canadian border, massive trees thrived in expansive woodlands. These trees were harvested by the millions and became everything from floor boards to ridge beams, plows to boat keels. This lumber is a part of our history.
Once a tree. Then a floor joist. Now a table top. The wood is in its third incarnation. It has been revisioned.